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[vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_column_text] Among Japan's most widely distributed forms of propaganda in WWII was kamishibai. Originally a performance medium for the entertainment of children, this medium--consisting of script, illustration, and performance--was co-opted for use by the government in its propaganda aimed at mobilizing the adults on the...

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_column_text] MOA, Musqueam First Nation, and the Museum of Vancouver (MOV) are proud to partner on a groundbreaking exploration of an ancient landscape and living culture in a series of exhibitions entitled c̓əsnaʔəm, the city before the city.   The exhibition at MOA focuses on Musqueam...

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_column_text] The Africa Awareness Initiative is a student-run organization founded in 2002 in order to foster dialogue about Africa. This year the conference celebrates and delves into the theme of transformative leadership; exploring it from different perspectives ranging from cultural to economic. The conference runs...

The Taiyuan Puppet Theatre and the Chin Fei Feng Marionette Theatre Troupe from Taiwan will be at MOA offering puppetry workshops, school shows and public performances. ...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] MOA takes a profound look at Kenya’s popular culture through an illuminating collection of studio photography, from the 1910s to the present day, in the North American premiere of Pigapicha! 100 Years of Studio Photography in Nairobi. Including more than180 photographs spanning a century, this deeply...

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_column_text]This daylong event will combine film screenings with dialogue on issues of concern to urban Aboriginal youth. Join exhibition artists Kelli Clifton and Cody Lecoy, filmmakers Damien Eagle Bear and Emilio Wawatie, activists, and others in exploring questions of the contemporary Aboriginal youth experience. [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]Download...

In this workshop, students will dig deep into the issues presented in Claiming Space and express themselves in their own zine. ...

Shutterbugs and social media addicts are invited to MOA's first InstaMeet. Join us as we celebrate our passion for creativity and coming together to explore, connect, and share photos. ...

On Tuesday evenings in September and October, join local artists and scholars for their special tours of Without Masks. ...

This exhibit is told entirely from the first-person perspectives of Musqueam community members both past and present. Through experiential and reflexive installations, it seeks to replicate aspects of Musqueam ways of educating. c̓əsnaʔəm, the city before the city at MOA will leave the visitor with...